AU$58,519
Avg. Salary
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A Sous Chef in Perth, Western Australia earns an average salary of AU$59,723 per year. This job's salary does not change very much with experience.

AU$49,385 - AU$68,819
AU$49K
AU$59K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$58,519
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50%
90%
AU$21.56 - AU$29.52
AU$22
AU$26
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$25.58
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$68K
Salary AU$49,385 - AU$68,819
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$48,051 - AU$66,354
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 52
Hourly Data AU$0AU$29
Hourly Rate AU$21.56 - AU$29.52
Hourly Tips AU$0.13
Overtime AU$25.87
Annual Data AU$0AU$66K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$48,051 - AU$66,354
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Sous Chef

The position of Sous Chef requires prime management skills and the ability to control the kitchen before, during, and after every service. The Sous Chef is in charge of a majority of the kitchen staff and must be able to manage the kitchen operations on a day-to-day basis. This person is in charge of disciplining staff and, in some cases, terminating them. The Sous Chef also deals with quality control issues and has a major say in creating new menu items and updating older ones.

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Sous Chef Tasks

  • Assist management of food preparation, planning, and production.
  • Substitute for the executive chef or line cooks when off-duty or during staff shortages.
  • Supervise kitchen staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Sous Chef

Pay by Experience for a Sous Chef has a positive trend. An entry-level Sous Chef with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sous Chef with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Sous Chef which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 14 salaries. A Sous Chef with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Sous Chef

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
18%

Experience Affects Sous Chef Salaries

▲6%

▲5%

▲4%

▲2%

National Average
AU$57,000

Skills That Affect Sous Chef Salaries



Food Preparation
▲2%


National Average
AU$57,000

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 93%